Martha Ann ‘Marty’ Voll

March 11, 1939 ‒ November 03, 2019

Marion, Ohio

Martha Ann “Marty” Wiecher Voll, age 80, of Marion, passed away Sunday morning, November 3, 2019 at home surround by family.

Marty was born in Osceola, Arkansas on March 11, 1939 to the late Ed and Martha (Thomann) Wiecher.  A graduate of Delphos St. John’s High School, Delphos, Ohio in 1957, Marty went on to become a registered nurse from St. Rita’s Hospital School of Nursing, Lima, Ohio in 1960.  In 1980, she graduated from Defiance College with a B.S. Degree in Nursing.

During her career, Marty practiced as a hospital and office nurse, moving on to specialize in geriatric nursing in both Lima and Bowling Green, Ohio.  She then worked at the Student Health Center at Central Michigan University and finished her career as a health teacher at Marion Catholic High School in Marion, Ohio.

Marty is survived by her loving husband Fran Voll, to whom she married on August 2, 1985.  She is also survived by her three step-sons: Joe (Julie) Voll of Defiance, Ohio, Matt (Aimee) Voll of New Philadelphia, Ohio, and Mike (Angie) Voll of Wapakoneta, Ohio.  Her eleven grandchildren include: Ryan, Jacob, Justin (of Joe and Julie), Kelsey, Nate, Alison (of Matt and Aimee), and Andrew, Mallory, Morgan, Ashlynn, Alexandra (of Mike and Angie) and one great-grandchild, Brinley (of Ryan and Ashlynn).  Additionally, Marty was touched by the lives of her surviving seven nieces and nephews.  Marty is also survived by sisters, Frances (Don) Scuilli and Virginia (Ed) Kleinman; and sister-in-law Jane Wiecher.

Martha was preceded in death by her brother, Fred and nephews, Scott Kleinman, Stephen Wiecher, and Dan Scuilli.

Marty enjoyed spectator sports, reading, quilting, and crafting.  She was known to be an active fan at husband Fran’s many games at the high school and college level.

A special thanks to Ohio Health Hospice for their devoted care and dedicated service.

Visitation will be held at Snyder Funeral Homes, Gunder/Hall Chapel (347 West Center St.) on Friday, November 8, 2019 from 4 until 7 pm with Parish Prayers at 4 pm. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 10 am Saturday, November 9, 2019 at St. Mary Church (251 N. Main Street, Marion) with Father Thomas Buffer presiding.  Friends may call 45 minutes prior to the service and burial will follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Marty’s honor to The Voll Family Bowling Green State University Scholarship Fund.  Contributions can be made to The Marion Community Foundation, 504 South State Street, Marion, Ohio 43302.

Snyder Funeral Homes of Marion, Gunder/Hall and Denzer-Farison-Hottinger Chapels are honored to serve Marty’s family.  Online condolences may be expressed by visiting www.SnyderFuneralHomes.com.

  • Fran –

    Judy and I will be in Connecticut this weekend and thus unable to attend either the calling hours or service for Marty. Nonetheless you are very much in our thoughts and prayers. Be blessed, my friend.

    Dan Kiger

  • Fran, I’m so saddened to hear this news Shirley and really loved Marty and her great sense of humor. She will be missed

    David and Shirley Levey

  • FRAN,
    So sorry to hear of your loss. Debra and enjoyed our time with you and Marty. May you cherish all your special memories.

  • Fran & Family,
    Very sorry for the loss of a phenomenal woman. I enjoyed my chats with Marty when she visited BGSU. In one conversation she mentioned that she was in labor and delivery at St. Rita’s/ Lima for “many of the Daley children and that may have included me! Cherish the memories.
    Best,
    Steve Daley

  • Hi Fran,

    I wish I could make it for Marty’s funeral. But I just can’t. I am very sorry for your loss — Marty was much loved!

    Best wishes,

    Jim McGlew

  • Dear Fran and Family,
    We send our sincere sympathy to you. Marty was my roommate at St Rita’s Nursing School and remained a friend to the Altenberger family. She was so generous to us. We still have and enjoy the many gifts of her creative talents. The gift we cherish above all was her caring spirit.
    With a sad heart.
    Donna Altenberger Furlong

  • So sorry for your loss, Fran you have such a beautiful legacy & Marty was a wonderful lady.. I enjoyed visiting with her at Kelsey’s High school games&the kids graduation parties…She will be truly missed by all who had the pleasure of knowing her, may God comfort you at this time.
    Sincerely,
    Lisa McLean (Brody’s Mom)

  • We are very sad to hear the news of Marty. We are thinking of you, Fran, and your family. I have many fond memories of Marty and my mother, Pam, through the years. My mother always enjoyed Marty’s company and her friendship. Prayers to you, Fran, and your loved ones.

    Blessings,
    Aaron Rassell & Sarah (Smith) Rassell

  • Fran, what a lady! I learned to know Marty at the BGSU events. We discussed every topic possible and I always walked away and even later redialed our conversations. She approached life with an exceptional strength, knowing what could be tackled and what needed to remain untouched. Loved that insight and the confidence with which she expressed it! It gave me strength and a model for meeting challenges. Thank you Fran for the support you showed as the two of you walked through what seemed a long and difficult pathway. The two of you will always be a “connect” in my mind.

  • Fran,
    We are so very sorry for the passing of Marty. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. May she Rest In Peace.
    Sincerely,
    Bob and Marti Simmons

  • Fran & Family:
    Our family was so sadden at the news of Marty’s passing. You< Marty and your family were a very special part of the Miller family during your time in Delphos, as you were to so many others. I know our parents, especially "Mom" were so fond of you and Marty and we Miller kids have a lot of great memories of our days as St. John's and the impact you both had on us. I wish Linda and I could have made it to Marty's viewing today and the funeral mass on Saturday, but family commitments will prevent us from making the trip to Marion. Please know that you, the boys and your entire family will be in our thoughts and prayers this weekend and the months to come. Hopefully we'll be able to catch up with you the next time you're in Delphos or our travels through Marion in the near future. God Bless you all!

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